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Milwaukee Tool Introduces New Overhead Crimper and Radio for Utility Industry

Aug. 19, 2020
The company launched the M18 FORCE LOGIC 6T Pistol Utility Crimper as well as a new job-site radio with a charger.

The new  Milwaukee Tool M18 FORCE LOGIC 6T Pistol Utility Crimper is said to provide linemen with the easiest alignment when making connections at shoulder height or above. Predictive Force Monitoring (PFM) constantly measures force output to provide the fastest crimp speed while delivering accurate pressure and instant verification every time.

A 340 deg rotating head allows for easy access into tight spaces. Compatible with Eight crimping and cutting jaws, the crimper delivers the versatility to tackle a variety of applications. It has the ability crimp up to 4/0 line taps and cut up to 750MCM Cu, 1000MCM Al, 477 ACSR, ½-in. EHS Guy Wire, 3/8-in. Rebar and 3/8-in. Ground Rod by simply changing jaws.

With the ONE-KEY Technology, Milwaukee Crimpers enable users to store real-time crimp data, generate professional reports, view historical tool performance data, and sync it all wirelessly to the cloud for easy access. The 6T Pistol Crimper features a POWERSTATE Brushless Motor, REDLINK Electronics, and REDLITHIUM Batteries.

In addition to the cordless 6T Pistol Utility Crimper, the kit includes an M18 6T Fixed BG Crimping Jaw, two M18 REDLITHIUM CP2.0 Batteries, an M18 and M12 Multi-Voltage Charger and a contractor bag.

In addition, Milwaukee Tool introduced a new M12 Radio + Charger. It allows users to turn it up on and off the job site. This Bluetooth speaker with radio has a sleek integrated design, giving users various hanging options with a self-centering keyhole and hollow handle for pass-through hanging. These features provide enhanced portability for the freedom to hang it up wherever you go.

This jobsite speaker radio has an IP54 rating, increasing durability with water and debris resistance. Pair with Milwaukee's M12 CP 2.0 Battery for 10 hours of runtime or use the included 12V DC port to keep your M12 batteries charged up throughout the day. 

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